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The Freedom Model for Addictions by Baldwin Research Institute, Inc.
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 162,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by BRI Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The Freedom Model debunks the addiction disease concept as well as the idea that “recovery” is needed after you’ve decided to abstain or moderate your use. Much of the content within the book may surprise you, maybe even shock you. While The Freedom Model is a book, it is the research and the message contained on those pages that are the real solution to an individual’s struggles with addiction..
My Daughter's Addiction-A Thief in the Family (Hardwired for Heroin) by Marie Minnich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
A gripping and compelling story of one mothers journey raising her heroin addicted daughter. On the night of August 22, 2009, her beloved 32-year old daughter died from heroin overdose. Despite all the sorrow, this story is neither gloomy nor depressing, but rather an unflinching account of one woman's life, and her daughter whom she did not abandon to the bitter end.
Living Sober Sucks (but living drunk sucks more). by Mark Tuschel
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
This book offers a different path that breaks the stereotype of the 12-step system. An alternative to the typical recovery model or "program" system. An inspiring, real life story, like no other story you've heard before. It is entertaining, funny, sad and brutally honest. Straightforward and uncomplicated. Written in raw terms and language for the alcoholic. Reality is reflected on every page.
Transformation for Life: Healing & Growth for Adult Children of Alcoholics and Others by Roland Petit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Transformation for Life addresses the difficulties shared by the more than 28 million adult children of alcoholics in America. It is solution-based and uses an easy-to-read style to deliver a variety of techniques intended to help the reader heal from the past and move forward to a new and more joy-filled life.
Adolescent and Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship To Intoxication and the Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings by Jon Daily, LCSW, CADC II
Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology
This thought provoking book “Adolescent & Young Adult Addiction: The Pathological Relationship to Intoxication and The Interpersonal Neurobiology Underpinnings” discusses the struggles of that the youth of today are faced with and puts forth that adolescent and young adult addicts are not addicted to marijuana, alcohol, ecstasy, oxycontin, heroin, etc. In fact, the name of the drug is an illusion
Love Me; A Look into A Life of Abuse, Sex, Drugs, and Bipolar Disorder by R.W. Swartz
Price: $7.20 USD. Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Love Me is the story of a beautiful, intelligent young girl with high hopes never realized. Kassi’s confused adulthood was the end result of childhood sexual, physical and mental abuse — leading to bipolar disorder and a life of drug use, prostitution and self-destruction. Her story is also a lesson about the indifference of our society.
Transgender Complete, A Virtual Handbook by Joanne Borden
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
Current and © 2017. This book covers every aspect of transgenderism. It serves transgender people, loved ones, employers, and students/professionals by discussing all the issues, how to interact for a healthy relationship, and why they are ideal employees. It is based on 4 years of full-time research. It includes original research plus180 comments by transgender women and men.
The Joy of Recovery: A Path to Freedom from Addiction by Michael McGee MD
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018 by UnionSquarePublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery
Are you ready to join the ranks of the addiction-free? This is the guide you've been waiting for. With his new 12-step program, Harvard-trained Dr Michael McGee has helped hundreds of patients in their full recovery. Dr McGee's one-of-a-kind guide based on 30 years of experience in enabling addiction recovery has been awarded the Readers' Favorite five-star seal of excellence.
The Marl Hole Kid by Anthony McCandless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Set in the industrial heart of England in the 1960s, The Marl Hole Kid tells the story of one boy’s struggle to maintain his dignity and compassion growing up in poverty, with a violent, alcoholic, Irish father. A variety of touching, humorous, and outrageous stories illustrate this inspirational journey of survival and the forging of the boy’s spirit and character along the way.
Rehab Doesn't Work, Ibogaine Does by Willers T. Darenvogt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Heroin abuse and overdoses have reached epidemic proportions. What if there was an overnight cure? Everything you need to know about ibogaine, the world's only instant addiction interrupter. In one treatment, ibogaine ends heroin or painkiller addiction and frees the addict of cravings. Everything you need to know to end an addiction overnight. Also effective on alcohol, tobacco, cocaine and meth.
Together We Heal: A Real-Life Portrait of Recovery in Group Therapy for Adult Children of Alcoholics by Szifra Birke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Together We Heal brings you into the private world of group therapy, where eight people reveal their deepest secrets, fears, hopes--and successes. In this heartwarming, entertaining book, therapist Szifra Birke and group-member-turned author Kathy Mayer bring us inside 16 meetings for adult children of alcoholics. By sharing with one another, group members are forever changed, as are the readers.
Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo by Michael C. Hughes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,770. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The last thing George Chuvalo wanted as he embarked on an astonishing heavyweight pro boxing career -- where he was called ‘The Toughest Man on the Planet’ by both Muhammad Ali and George Foreman -- was to be remembered as an ‘Opioid Warrior.’ But in retirement, he was thrown into the fight of his life, trying to save four family members – three sons and his wife -- from opioid hell.